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The iPhone has a fingerprint scanner that can be used to unlock the device, but Apple’s Touch ID system does not work with the new iPhones.
Apple has released a firmware update for the iPhone 7 that adds fingerprint scanners to the devices.
The company said it’s been testing this feature and is working to make it work on all of the iPhone models.
Fingerprint scanners were initially added to the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6 in early 2018.
Apple initially promised to support the new iPhone with the technology in 2019, but that promise was dropped after several leaks, including one that showed a new fingerprint scanner inside the new phone.
Fingerprints are currently only supported on the iPhone X and the new 12.9-inch iPhone XR.